Dover-sherborn Regional Middle School

  • Dover-sherborn Regional Middle School serves 523 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 83% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 86% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Dover-sherborn Regional Middle School's student population of 523 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dover-sherborn Regional Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dover-sherborn Regional Middle School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#163 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dover-sherborn Regional Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dover-sherborn Regional Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
19%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
82%
61%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dover-sherborn Regional Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.320.35
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dover-sherborn Regional Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDover-Sherborn School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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